Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Riverwood, Arlington, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Allison

Your furkid will be in great hands!

Columbia Heights, Washington , DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Allison was great! We will definitely ask her to help take care of our two cats again. Allison let us know each day when she stopped by and even took picture... (more)"

2. Amy

Home full-time, nice fenced yard!

Arlington Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jay took care of our dog, Baxter, every day for a couple of years. Baxter loved when Jay would come by, and Jay cared deeply about the dog's well being. Even... (more)"

3. Jenn

I'll run with your dog

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dogs and owners will be in good hands with Jenn as their dog sitter. As a lifetime dog owner and lover, Jenn knows how to care for dogs in any situation. She... (more)"

4. Brianne

Dogs > everything else

Bellevue Forest, Arington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My family and I have always been dog people. I grew up with five golden retrievers and a rescue corgi. Having been around dogs for most of my life,... (more)

Available this weekend
5. Diana

Dog Lover with Extra time!

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Diana is one of the biggest dog lovers I know! She adopted her dog Kevin when we were sophomores in college, and I don't think it's possible for a dog to be ... (more)"

6. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Chenika was great. I had to leave my cat for the weekend for a trip and Chenika took very good care of him. She also came by before my trip to meet me and th... (more)"

7. Christian

Friend to all dog and man

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Christian was awesome with my dogs! He was very patient with both and made sure that they were comfortable with him. He listened carefully to all of the info... (more)"

8. Jillian

Student looking to walk with dogs!

Falls Church, VA, 22043

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Growing up I always had at least one dog in my house. My family currently has 4 - three friendly bull dogs and a chihuahua. I think dogs are an exc... (more)

9. Kaitlyn

Professional & responsible sitter!

Dupont Circle, Washington DC, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Greetings - I have owned dogs, cats, horses and livestock my whole life - so my love of animals stems from a deep place in my heart. Now that I ... (more)

10. Sam

Experienced, reliable pup lover!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've had a family dog (Hunter) since childhood and have always loved any and all pups I've ever come across! I've pet sit for many of my friend... (more)

11. Dickie

Loving, Responsible Dog Sit/Runner

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had dogs in my life since I was a child and have never met a dog I could not get along with. I have another dog at home who is very sweet, t... (more)

12. Jennie

Dog lover and animal advocate!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington , VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jennie did a great job. She was pleasant and professional and kept me notified of her visits through the Rover app. She also sent me pictures of my pet, whic... (more)"

13. Theresa

Lots of free time to walk your dog!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Theresa is kind and loving person and is a Special Education Teacher in the county. She grew up with a 13lb cockapoo who is now gone and she misses her terr... (more)"

14. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

23 repeat clients

"Jessica was so great! We had a last minute request for a morning walk and she was very responsive, fed my puppy and even had another one he could play with;-... (more)"

15. Mana

Puppies & kitties & pets, oh my!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mana is the best! I think she's the only person (besides me and my boyfriend) who my dog is truly comfortable and happy around. My dog Miriam has separation ... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Chelsea

Active, fenced yard, home a lot

North Highland, arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I recommend Chelsea as a dog sitter on Rover.com. She is an amazing caregiver to her own dog and goes above and beyond for him. I know she will take the same... (more)"

17. Bryan

Palisades Pup Palace

Foxhall Crescent, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

About: My name is Bryan and I live with Amanda. We spend a lot of time outdoors and love dogs! From long walks to couch lounging, we provide a fun envi... (more)

18. Aliya

Dogs are my happiness

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Aliya was terriific! Our dogs aren't the easiest to care for and she handled them like a professional. We received updates throughout the stay and couldn't... (more)"

19. Meredith

Puppy pal and dog lover!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meredith has taken care of our two dogs multiple times - they LOVE her! One of our dogs doesn't like many people and he gets so excited when she's around. M... (more)"

20. Darcy

I can play with pups for hours!

Donaldson Run, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"It makes me feel so much better to be away from my dogs when Darcy is there with them! They seem to really like her and she is getting some really cute photo... (more)"

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Pet parents in Riverwood, Arlington, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 2,037 owners have reviewed sitters in Arlington, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Riverwood pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Riverwood, Arlington, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Riverwood pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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